Application Training

Powder X-ray Diffraction Basics (M/T) 

In this course you’ll learn the theoretical fundamentals, sample preparation and data collection techniques, and methods in qualitative phase analysis with the D2 and D8 family of diffractometers. The course focus is on powder diffraction using the DIFFRAC.SUITE software packages including DIFFRAC.EVA.

2024 Dates:

  • February 26 - 27, 2024 - full; waitlisted
  • May 13 - 14, 2024 - full; waitlisted
  • July 29 - 30, 2024 - full; waitlisted
  • September 9 - 10, 2024
  • October 28 - 29, 2024
  • December 2 - 3, 2024


  • This class is taught at the Bruker facility in Madison, Wisconsin USA.
  • Class times are 9am - 4pm CT each day.
  • Each participant will be provided with class materials, computer and lunch.

Further Information




Class size

Because our trainings are interactive and learner-oriented, we limit class size to a maximum of six participants. Early enrollment is encouraged as registrations are accepted on a first-come/first-serve basis. We reserve the right to cancel a course and will notify participants four weeks prior to the start date if the course is cancelled.


Attendance fee

The course fee is $1,870 USD per attendee per two-day session.


For further information about the course content, please contact:

Nick Rodesney
Applications Scientist, XRD

Nathan Henderson
Sr. Applications Scientist, XRD

For information about price, registration, or other questions:

Melanie Swanson
Marketing Specialist

For a quotation, please contact: